Applicants will need to complete an online applications form which will then be considered by an admissions tutor.
Suitable for aspiring journalists, mid-career practitioners and graduates wishing to deepen their understanding of journalism.
Applicants should possess a higher education degree of at least lower second class honours (2:2), or a non-UK qualification recognised by the University as being equivalent to this. This requirement may be waived for candidates with relevant professional qualifications or experience.
In addition, applicants whose first language is not English must obtain an IELTS score of at least 7.0 (to include 6.0 in each sub-score)or an equivalent English language qualification. However, applicants with an IELTS score of 6.5(to include 4.0 in each sub-score) will be considered provided they undertake and successfully complete the University’s ten-week pre-sessional English course.
You will be asked to provide references in support of your application, one of which will need to be from previous academic study.
Applications are considered throughout the year.
Months of entry
The MA International Journalism aims to offer knowledge and expertise for a career in the international media or in related fields.
The course offers the opportunity to gain a perspective on 21st century journalism in different media and in different countries. It offers a mix of practice and theory – blending journalistic techniques and advanced academic study.
The programme offers practical journalism, but remains an academic Master’s degree.
The practical working environment within the degree aims to deepen professional knowledge and challenge understandings.
You will chose to specialise in broadcast, documentary, or multimedia journalism.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Enquiries
- +44 (0)29 2087 0084